06/28/2013 09:13 EDT | Updated 08/28/2013 05:12 EDT

St-Rémi motorcycle crash kills 49-year-old man

A 49-year-old man is dead after he lost control of his motorcycle on Route 209 near Saint-Rémi last night.

Sureté du Québec Sgt. Audrey-Anne Bilodeau said the crash happened at around 11 p.m. last night.

"According to witnesses on the spot, speeding could be involved," she said. "The Sureté du Québec of Napierville intervened to rescue the victim, whose death was confirmed in the hours that followed at the hospital."

No one else was hurt in the crash.

Collision investigators are still investigating what exactly caused the motorcyclist to lose control.